Senior Accountant

First Data

Description

First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is committed to staying at the forefront of our industry, and we are innovating a wide range of next-generation commerce technology solutions to help our clients better detect fraud, gain insights into consumer spending patterns and build customer loyalty. There are many exciting opportunities for talented individuals who would like to join our team and play a meaningful role in helping us shape the future of global commerce.


First Data’s Shared Services organization, which includes the Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing, Communications, Finance, Strategy, Compliance, Legal, Security, Sourcing, and Properties functions, supports our mission to drive our clients’ success with industry-leading solutions, consultative advice and service. The Shared Services teams align with our customer-facing teams in a model that drives consistency, yet also provides the flexibility needed to meet unit-specific goals. Our Shared Services employees bring the domain expertise that helps First Data retain and grow our base of owner-associates, drive profitable growth, navigate complex channel partnerships, and build First Data’s brand equity.


Job Responsibilities

  • According to Generally Accepted Accounting Procedures (GAAP), prepares income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements and various other accounting statements and specialized financial reports. Analyzes complex financial reports and records, making recommendations relative to accounting reserves, assets and expenditures. Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting records. May function as an international accounting liawion, participate in accounting projects, and/or provide work direction to less experienced accounting staff.


Scope of Job

Complex accounting activities and financial analyses. Broad accounting knowledge providing training and guidance to less experienced accounting staff.


Autonomy

Limited supervision, exercising considerable discretion and independent judgement. Coordinates more complex accounting matters with other departments and divisions.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent work experience. 4-6 years financial accounting experience.


Competencies

  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Recordkeeping
  • Financial Reporting
  • Accounting
  • GAAP
  • General Ledger
  • Cost Accounting
  • Fin & Acctg Systems


First Data is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Primary Location

India-India_State Level-Thane-Thane-Unit No. 3 & 4, Level

Job Field

Accounting

Schedule

Full-time

Job Posting

Aug 10, 2017 L2 - Supervisor/Professional

Employee Status

Regular

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